Global Surgery Fact Sheet

by  Christine Woolstenhulme, QCC, QMCS, CPC, CMRS
February 23rd, 2015

The global surgical package, also called global surgery, includes all necessary services normally
furnished by a surgeon before, during, and after a procedure. Medicare payment for the surgical
procedure includes the pre-operative, intra-operative and post-operative services routinely performed by the surgeon or by members of the same group with the same specialty. Physicians in the same group practice who are in the same specialty must bill and be paid as though they were a single physician.
 
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